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Cuban artist Glexis Novoa shares insights about his work during the opening celebration for CAM's exhibition Climate Change: Cuba/USA. (photo: Anthony Wong Palms)

Upcoming events

All USFCAM and Graphicstudio events are FREE unless otherwise noted.

 

Thursday, January 25 | 6pm

ART Thursday: Climate Change: Cuba/USA Curator's Tour
USF Contemporary Art Museum, CAM

Facebook Event

Noel Smith, CAM Curator of Latin American and Caribbean Art, leads a tour of Climate Change: Cuba/USA.

Please contact CAM for more information or directions at (813) 974-4133 or email caminfo@admin.usf.edu.

photo: U.S. Coast Guard

Thursday, February 8 | 6pm

ART Thursday: Curious Crafts - Crossing the Florida Straits
USF Contemporary Art Museum, CAM

USF Assistant Professor of History Johnhenry Gonzalez speaks on the Cuban Balseros Crisis and its implications for the Cuban Diaspora. Sponsored by the USF Institute for the Study of Latin America and the Caribbean (ISLAC).

Please contact CAM for more information or directions at (813) 974-4133 or email caminfo@admin.usf.edu.

Wednesday, February 14 | 10:00-10:30am

Pledges of Allegiance Flag Raising
USF Contemporary Art Museum, CAM

Join USFCAM for the next flag-raising in the Pledges of Allegiance flag series presented by New York-based public art nonprofit Creative Time. Conceived in response to the current political climate, Pledges of Allegiance is a nationwide, year-long public art project featuring a serialized commission of flags created by acclaimed artists. Each month USFCAM is mounting a different artist-designed flag, which points to an issue the artist is passionate about, in coordination with Creative Time and in solidarity with other participating institutions nationally. USFCAM's participation in Pledges of Allegiance is made possible in part with generous support from the Gobioff Foundation.

Please contact CAM for more information or directions at (813) 974-4133 or email caminfo@admin.usf.edu.

Friday, February 16 | 7-9pm

SYCOM Concert: Music for Climate Change
USF Contemporary Art Museum, CAM

Students from the USF School of Music’s SYCOM program present a two-hour continuous concert of original compositions in response to Climate Change: Cuba/USA.

Please contact CAM for more information or directions at (813) 974-4133 or email caminfo@admin.usf.edu.

Tuesday, February 20 | 7-9pm

Friends: Lecture by Alex Da Corte
USF Fine Arts Building, FAH101

Public lecture by visiting artist Alex Da Corte; Sponsored by USF School of Art and Art History’s Kennedy Family Visiting Artist in Residence Endowment.

Please contact CAM for more information or directions at (813) 974-4133 or email caminfo@admin.usf.edu.

Thursday, February 22 | 6pm

Art Thursday: ˇSalsa!
USF Contemporary Art Museum, CAM

Join us to experience the music and dance of salsa, including an introduction to its history and dance lessons. Presented by CAM Club.

Please contact CAM for more information or directions at (813) 974-4133 or email caminfo@admin.usf.edu.

TUEsday, February 27 | 7pm

Danay Suarez Talk
USF Marshall Student Center, MSC3707

A key figure in Cuba’s underground hip-hop scene, vocalist Danay Suarez will present an inspiring lecture sharing her experience growing up in Cuba, and rise to fame in Latin music and beyond, with her socially conscious lyrics and message of hope and positive empowerment. To learn more about Danay Suarez, visit danaysuarez.com. Presented by USF Cuban American Student Association (CASA). Program support provided by USF World.

Please contact CAM for more information or directions at (813) 974-4133 or email caminfo@admin.usf.edu.

Wednesday, February 28 | 10-10:30am

Pledges of Allegiance Flag Raising
USF Contemporary Art Museum, CAM

Join USFCAM for the next flag-raising in the Pledges of Allegiance flag series presented by New York-based public art nonprofit Creative Time. Conceived in response to the current political climate, Pledges of Allegiance is a nationwide, year-long public art project featuring a serialized commission of flags created by acclaimed artists. Each month USFCAM is mounting a different artist-designed flag, which points to an issue the artist is passionate about, in coordination with Creative Time and in solidarity with other participating institutions nationally. USFCAM's participation in Pledges of Allegiance is made possible in part with generous support from the Gobioff Foundation.

Please contact CAM for more information or directions at (813) 974-4133 or email caminfo@admin.usf.edu.

TUEsday, MArch 3 | 12-3pm

UACDC PRODIGY SHOWCASE FEATURING DANAY SUAREZ
University Area CDC Community Center, 14013 N 22nd St, Tampa, Florida

Past, Present, Future Prodigy Youth Showcase at UACDC 12–3pm with a 1pm collaborative performance featuring Danay Suarez with Prodigy youth. Program support provided by USF World.

Please contact CAM for more information or directions at (813) 974-4133 or email caminfo@admin.usf.edu.

Wednesday, March 14 | 10-10:30am

Pledges of Allegiance Flag Raising
USF Contemporary Art Museum, CAM

Join USFCAM for the next flag-raising in the Pledges of Allegiance flag series presented by New York-based public art nonprofit Creative Time. Conceived in response to the current political climate, Pledges of Allegiance is a nationwide, year-long public art project featuring a serialized commission of flags created by acclaimed artists. Each month USFCAM is mounting a different artist-designed flag, which points to an issue the artist is passionate about, in coordination with Creative Time and in solidarity with other participating institutions nationally. USFCAM's participation in Pledges of Allegiance is made possible in part with generous support from the Gobioff Foundation.

Please contact CAM for more information or directions at (813) 974-4133 or email caminfo@admin.usf.edu.

Friday, MArch 23 | 10am-Noon

Public Art Walking Tour
Starting at USF Contemporary Art Museum, CAM

USF Curator of Public Art & Social Practice, Sarah Howard, will lead a free walking tour of selected works in the USF Public Art Collection on the Tampa campus. Participants will have the opportunity to learn about the history of the program, and the artists and collaborators who created the site-specific works. Tour will be held weather permitting.

Please contact CAM for more information or directions at (813) 974-4133 or email caminfo@admin.usf.edu.

Wednesday, MArch 28 | 6:30-8pm

PLEDGES OF ALLEGIANCE SPOKEN WORD/OPEN MIC
USF Contemporary Art Museum, CAM

Spoken Word/Open Mic night hosted by Heard ‘Em Say youth poetry group with performances inspired by Creative Time’s Pledges of Allegiance national flag project.

Please contact CAM for more information or directions at (813) 974-4133 or email caminfo@admin.usf.edu.

Friday, MArch 30 | 7-9pm

2018 MFA Graduation Exhibition Opening Reception
USF Contemporary Art Museum, CAM

Facebook Event

Join us to celebrate the accomplishments of the graduating MFA artists. After the CAM event, attendees are invited to ArtHouse next door (FAH) for open studios, music and more.

Please contact CAM for more information or directions at (813) 974-4133 or email caminfo@admin.usf.edu.

Wednesday, April 4 | 10-10:30am

Pledges of Allegiance Flag Raising
USF Contemporary Art Museum, CAM

Join USFCAM for the next flag-raising in the Pledges of Allegiance flag series presented by New York-based public art nonprofit Creative Time. Conceived in response to the current political climate, Pledges of Allegiance is a nationwide, year-long public art project featuring a serialized commission of flags created by acclaimed artists. Each month USFCAM is mounting a different artist-designed flag, which points to an issue the artist is passionate about, in coordination with Creative Time and in solidarity with other participating institutions nationally. USFCAM's participation in Pledges of Allegiance is made possible in part with generous support from the Gobioff Foundation.

Please contact CAM for more information or directions at (813) 974-4133 or email caminfo@admin.usf.edu.

Wednesday, April 25 | 10-10:30am

Pledges of Allegiance Flag Raising
USF Contemporary Art Museum, CAM

Join USFCAM for the next flag-raising in the Pledges of Allegiance flag series presented by New York-based public art nonprofit Creative Time. Conceived in response to the current political climate, Pledges of Allegiance is a nationwide, year-long public art project featuring a serialized commission of flags created by acclaimed artists. Each month USFCAM is mounting a different artist-designed flag, which points to an issue the artist is passionate about, in coordination with Creative Time and in solidarity with other participating institutions nationally. USFCAM's participation in Pledges of Allegiance is made possible in part with generous support from the Gobioff Foundation.

Please contact CAM for more information or directions at (813) 974-4133 or email caminfo@admin.usf.edu.

Wednesday, May 16 | 10-10:30am

Pledges of Allegiance Flag Raising
USF Contemporary Art Museum, CAM

Join USFCAM for the next flag-raising in the Pledges of Allegiance flag series presented by New York-based public art nonprofit Creative Time. Conceived in response to the current political climate, Pledges of Allegiance is a nationwide, year-long public art project featuring a serialized commission of flags created by acclaimed artists. Each month USFCAM is mounting a different artist-designed flag, which points to an issue the artist is passionate about, in coordination with Creative Time and in solidarity with other participating institutions nationally. USFCAM's participation in Pledges of Allegiance is made possible in part with generous support from the Gobioff Foundation.

Please contact CAM for more information or directions at (813) 974-4133 or email caminfo@admin.usf.edu.



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